Jobs & Internships

Helpful Tips

Still need to find a "match"? Feel free to look for other organizations you can work with.

When you email organizations, make sure to:

    • state your major(s) and, if applicable, your minor(s)
    • let them know you are looking for an internship for academic credit for a particular quarter (make sure to include the start and end dates!)
    • describe why you are interested in their organization for an internship
    • share what skills or knowldge that you have to contribute
    • include your resume and open schedule

Need more help? Talk to our Asian American Studies Academic Advisor: 

Department Teaching Assistantships

Applications for 2017-18 TAships with the Asian American Studies Department are closed. The 2018-19 TA application deadline will be in Winter 2018.

Completed AASD TA Applications include the following:

Note: In the application’s “comment section,” you may elaborate on your indicated course preferences, such as preference on being a TA for the same course during multiple quarters (if available), teaching different courses each quarter, or even desire to work with any specific instructor. You are also welcome to elaborate on these points in your cover letter.

Any follow-up questions may be directed to the Academic Advisor, Kristine Jan Espinoza, at

Other Teaching Assistantship Positions

Interested in searching for TA vacancies outside of the Asian American Studies Department? Subscribe to the TA Marketplace Google group!

UC Program Internships

UCLA Center for American Politics and Public Policy (CAPPP)
Quarter in Washington Program

UC Center Sacramento Program

The UCLA Library’s Center for Oral History Research is looking to hire an oral history interviewer to conduct interviews documenting the experiences of individuals involved in efforts to reform the criminal justice system in Southern California.





The Food Studies Graduate Certificate Program is looking for a graduate student to assist with research for and administration of the certificate program.


The California Academic Partnership Program (CAPP) and the Equity and Access Studies in Education Project (EASE) seeks outstanding undergraduate students for participation in the My Journey to College 9th Grade Summer Scholars Program (MyJTC).






(Accepting applications from UCLA undergraduate students with or without work study funding)




This internship is open to all students who have earned their bachelor's degree.


Are you interested in government or health policy?

Apply to UC Center Sacramento!

All majors welcome!

 Scholarships and Fellowship Available:

  • $1500 Health Justice Scholars Award
  • $2500 UC President’s Fellowship Award



Here is a job opportunity for graduates! Social Services Agency currently has career opportunities for the classification of Administrative Manager II. 


The VSU is in search of the next HOPE Project Staff Team to oversee Project HOPE's Parent and Site component, and are seeking someone who has experience with and a passion for parent outreach, educational outreach, and working with underrepresented/disadvantaged communities.